Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaida has changed shape, but is it weaker?

Al-Qaida has decentralized, yet it's unclear whether the terrorist network is weaker and less likely to launch a Sept. 11-style attack against the United States, as... Read more »

June 1, 2014

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US soldier from Idaho freed from captivity in Afghanistan after 5 years

The only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed by the Taliban in exchange for the release of five Afghan detainees from the U.S. prison at... Read more »

May 31, 2014


Investigator: Office run by Obama's political staff in EPA is blocking investigations

An office run by President Barack Obama's political staff inside the EPA has blocked investigations by the independent inspector general's office by systematically... Read more »

May 7, 2014


Pakistan police question American after FBI arrest

Police in Pakistan questioned an American on Wednesday after U.S. authorities said an FBI agent on an anti-corruption taskforce had been arrested there, officials said. Read more »

May 7, 2014


Long-sought diplomat added to FBI's 'most wanted'

A diplomat suspected of killing his wife, mother and three sons in 1976 was added to the FBI's list of "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives" on Thursday, bringing new attention... Read more »

April 10, 2014


Candidates for Afghanistan's presidential election

andidates are vying to succeed President Hamid Karzai in Afghanistan's election on Saturday. A look at the field: Read more »

April 5, 2014

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